Department of Systems Biology Announces 2015-2016 Seminar Series


The Department of Systems Biology is pleased to announce the speakers in its 2015-2016 Seminar Series. The seminar series features leading investigators working in a diverse set of fields, including stem cell differentiation, regulatory genomics, virus-host interactions, evolutionary genomics, cancer genomics, RNA biology, and retrotransposon biology. Please save the dates!

All events will be held in the Department of Systems Biology Common Room (ICRC 816), unless indicated otherwise. Additional details about these events will be provided at the links below as they become available.

For a continually updated calendar of all Department of Systems Biology events, and to see an archive of past seminars, visit

2015-2016 Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 18 | 3:00 pm
Piyush Gupta
Whitehead Institute
event details | speaker website 

Wednesday, December 9 | 3:00 pm
Anshul Kundaje
Stanford University
event details | speaker website 

Wednesday, February 10 | 3:00 pm [please note new date]
Nevan Krogan
University of California, San Francisco
event details | speaker website

Wednesday, February 24 | 3:00 pm
Michael Katze
University of Washington
event details | speaker website

Wednesday, March 2 | 3:00 pm [please note new date]
Gustavo Stolovitzky
IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
event details | speaker website 

Wednesday, March 23 | 3:00 pm
Sumit Chanda
Burnham Institute for Medical Research
event details | speaker website

Wednesday, April 6 | 3:00 pm
Sarah Tishkoff
University of Pennsylvania
event details | speaker website 

Wednesday, April 27 | 3:00 pm
Paul Spellman
Oregon Health & Science University
event details | speaker website 

Wednesday, May 11 | 3:00 pm
Greg Hannon
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
event details | speaker website 

Wednesday, May 25 | 3:00 pm
Jef Boeke
NYU Langone Medical Center
event details | speaker website